8 episodes

Queer and The City is an online column written by Jordan Wake. Exploring the experiences of a gay man in his twenties navigating through day-to-day life whilst living in the metropolitan city of London and working in the fashion industry. Openly and honestly discussing topics around fashion, f*ckboys, friendships, and everything else in-between, all from a queer individuals perspective. Throughout the podcast series Jordan interviews some of the key figures within the fashion industry, influential members of the LGBTQ+ community, and other innovators from around the world.

Queer and The City Jordan Wake

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 10 Ratings

Queer and The City is an online column written by Jordan Wake. Exploring the experiences of a gay man in his twenties navigating through day-to-day life whilst living in the metropolitan city of London and working in the fashion industry. Openly and honestly discussing topics around fashion, f*ckboys, friendships, and everything else in-between, all from a queer individuals perspective. Throughout the podcast series Jordan interviews some of the key figures within the fashion industry, influential members of the LGBTQ+ community, and other innovators from around the world.

    “LIFE THROUGH A LENS” with Bill Bernstein

    “LIFE THROUGH A LENS” with Bill Bernstein

    Legendary Photographer Bill Bernstein shares his experiences of capturing the 70’s disco era through a lens, thoughts from his latest exhibition ‘Last Dance’ in London, and his plans to apply portraiture to the modern-day dance floor. 

    • 45 min
    ”FALLING ASLEEP IN STUDIO 54” with Dame Zandra Rhodes

    ”FALLING ASLEEP IN STUDIO 54” with Dame Zandra Rhodes

    After recently celebrating her 81st birthday, and over five decades in the fashion industry, Dame Zandra Rhodes has done it all. In this latest instalment Zandra shares her memories of the Swinging Sixties, a letter of introduction that sent her to America to meet legendary Vogue Editor Diana Vreeland, dressing countless icons from Freddie Mercury to Princess Diana, the recent collaborations she’s been working on, and the legacy she hopes to leave for the next generation.

    • 45 min
    “A NIGHT WITH NICOLE SCHERZINGER” with Max Hoffman

    “A NIGHT WITH NICOLE SCHERZINGER” with Max Hoffman

    In this months episode, New York-based Actor Max Hoffman shares how his industry has been hit by COVID-19, experiences with dating apps, watching the TV series ‘It’s A Sin’ for the first time, the importance of education around the AIDS pandemic, and the night he danced with Nicole Scherzinger. 

    • 1 hr 9 min
    “THE B******T FILTER” with Dayna Tohidi

    “THE B******T FILTER” with Dayna Tohidi

    Central Saint Martins student and freelance Fashion Journalist Dayna Tohidi discusses a personal disconnect from the fashion world, the prospect of a social life in a post-pandemic world, being a generalist rather than a specialist in 2021, and why everyone needs a b******t filter. 

    • 38 min
    "THE SHOW MUST GO ON" with Hilary Alexander OBE

    "THE SHOW MUST GO ON" with Hilary Alexander OBE

    Hilary Alexander OBE sits down with Jordan Wake to share some of her iconic moments in fashion through the decades, an insight into her role as President of Graduate Fashion Foundation, and plans for an upcoming book. 

    • 59 min
    "CREATIVITY IN CONFINEMENT" with Kerry Curl

    "CREATIVITY IN CONFINEMENT" with Kerry Curl

    Photographic Artist Kerry Curl discusses what her work means in today's world, going to university later in life, the individuals she's drawn to work with, and why she would invite Dolly Parton to a dinner party. 

    You can also read the Queer and the City column here - www.queerandthecity.com

    • 46 min

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